| Apr 11, 2010
Logistical challenges and potentially bitter disputes lie ahead as passionate advocates of adoption press for changes that might enable thousands of Haitian children affected by the earthquake to be placed in U.S. homes.
A prominent leader of the...
| Apr 1, 2010
| 9:39 PM
A report released by Attorney General Jerry Brown Thursday stated that the members of ACORN involved in the "highly inappropriate behavior" did not break any criminal laws.
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| Apr 5, 2010
A court date has been set for four young conservative activists who are facing reduced charges after federal authorities initially accused them of trying to tamper with the phones in Sen. Mary Landrieu's New Orleans office.
James O'Keefe, Stan Dai,...
| Apr 6, 2010
U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu is speaking out about the plight of orphans in Haiti.
On Monday, the Louisiana Democrat visited the hurricane-stricken nation and went to the Rose-Mina de Diegue Orphanage in Port-au-Prince, the capital. The orphanage was...
| Nov 3, 2010
Next week, U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu will lead a third congressional delegation to the Netherlands to study coastal restoration and flood control efforts in that country.
State officials also will join her Nov. 9-12 as the group studies the Netherlands'...
| Nov 18, 2010
Good news for people who grow things like fish, alligators and even seaweed: They will be able to apply for disaster aid in the future.
U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu says the Small Business Administration is now permitting aquaculture operations to apply for...
| Sep 30, 2010
Sen. Mary Landrieu, a Louisiana Democrat, is joining a Republican colleague in a national television appearance to promote better foster care for children.
Landrieu and Sen. Chuck Grassley, an Iowa Republican, are to appear Friday on the Dr. Phil show to...
| Oct 7, 2010
A pair of Louisiana transit projects are getting more than $8 million in federal grant money.
An announcement Wednesday by Sen. Mary Landrieu says Jefferson Parish will receive more than $1.1 million for replacing transit vehicles.
Meanwhile, the New...
| Oct 7, 2010
United States Senator Mary L. Landrieu today announced more than $8.5 million for Louisiana transit providers from the United States Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) as a part of its State of Good Repair discretionary...
| Dec 14, 2010
This afternoon undocumented students brought an education appeal to City Hall in New Orleans. ABC26 News Reporter Vanessa Bolano has their story.
19-year-old Yadira remembers, "I was just 13 years old, I didn't make my own decisions, so I had to come."...
| Jul 12, 2010
National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon is holding it's first meeting. The Commission is hearing testimony from Gulf Coast Citizens, from BP, and from leading federal government officials like United States Senator Mary L. Landrieu.